Commission Meeting Minutes —August 10, 2017        Certified August 15, 2017

 

Crawford County Commission met pursuant to adjournment with these members present: Leo Sanders, Presiding Commissioner; Rob Cummings, Commissioner District 1; Jared Boast, Commissioner District 2; John Martin, County Clerk; and the following proceedings were had to viz;

 

Attendees at the beginning of the meeting included Kerry Summers, Kellie Vestal, Kim Cook, Pat Schwent, Kenny McGraw, Fred Rickert, Danny Brown, and Ryan Storz.

 

The meeting was called to order at 9:05 a.m.

 

9:05 a.m.:  Jared Boast made a motion to approve the Crawford County Commission Meeting Agenda of August 10, 2017.  Rob Cummings provided a second.  All in favor; motion carried.

Roll Call Vote was held as follows:  

Leo Sanders – Yea

Rob Cummings – Yea    

Jared Boast – Yea

 

9:06 a.m.:  Rob Cummings made a motion to approve the open meeting minutes and the closed meeting minutes of the Crawford County Commission for August 14, 2017.  Rob Cummings provided a second.  All in favor; motion carried.

Roll Call Vote was held as follows:  

Leo Sanders –Yea

Rob Cummings – Yea    

Jared Boast – Yea

 

9:08 a.m.:  Mail reviewed: letter from Sen. McCaskill regarding local visit in Cuba on Friday, August 11.  Kenny McGraw left the meeting.

 

9:11 a.m.:  Kim Cook exited.  Citizen participation opened; none presented.

9:14 a.m.:  Kim Cook re-entered.  Discussion of audit ensued.

9:16 a.m.:  Kenny McGraw re-entered.

9:25 a.m.:  Ryan Storz stepped out.

9:28 a.m.:  Ryan Storz and Michelle Rafter entered.

9:35 a.m.:  Fred Rickert left the meeting.

9:37 a.m.:  Fred Rickert re-entered.

9:45 a.m.:  Danny Brown and Kenny McGraw exited.

9:48 a.m.:  Todd Thomas entered.

 

9:50 a.m.:  Danny Brown and Kenny McGraw re-entered.  Clerk stated tax levy hearing to be held on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, at 10:00 a.m.; notice will be in paper.

 

10:00 a.m.:  Leo Sanders announced upcoming MRPC and TAC meeting times and dates.  Todd Thomas of Indian Hills Utility Operations Company spoke on the septic issue at IH Lake.  He would like documentation from the county attorney to back him up in shutting off the water at the problem site, but also wants a county ordinance passed to keep properties in a Public Service Utility cooperative from drilling wells.  The commission will take it under advisement.

 

10:16 a.m.:  Kenny McGraw left.

10:20 a.m.:  Kenny McGraw re-entered.

10:30 a.m.:  Todd Thomas exited the meeting.

 

10:31 a.m.:  Pat Schwent, Kim Cook, Kerry Summers, Kellie Vestal, and Danny Brown left the meeting.  Jared Boast placed a phone call to Jim Merseil at the MO Public Services Commission regarding IH Lake problem.

 

10:33 a.m.:  Danny Brown re-entered.

10:35 a.m.:  Kenny McGraw stepped out.

10:37 a.m.:  Ryan Storz and Danny Brown left.

10:40 a.m.:  Ryan Storz and Danny Brown re-entered.

10:46 a.m.:  Kenny McGraw re-entered.

 

10:50 a.m.:  Jared Boast ended phone call; further discussion on IH Lake issue.  County attorneys to be contacted on the matter.

 

11:03 a.m.:  Leo Sanders and Ryan Storz exited.

11:05 a.m.:  Rob Cummings stepped out.

11:09 a.m.:  Ryan Storz re-entered.

11:10 a.m.:  Rob Cummings re-entered.

11:12 a.m.:  Leo Sanders re-entered.

11:13 a.m.:  Fred Rickert and Michelle Rafter left the meeting.

 

11:15 a.m.:  Jared Boast made a made a motion to move to closed session for the discussion of legal issues per RSMo. 610.021(1).  Rob Cummings provided a second.  All in favor; motion carried.

Roll Call Vote was held as follows:  

Leo Sanders – Yea

Rob Cummings – Yea    

Jared Boast – Yea

 

11:44 a.m.:  Ryan Storz entered the meeting.

11:50 a.m.:  Kenny McGraw exited.

11:54 a.m.:  Kenny McGraw re-entered.

 

12:01 a.m.:  Rob Cummings made a motion to adjourn the August 10, 2017 meeting of the Crawford County Commission.  Jared Boast provided a second.  All in favor; motion carried.

 

The Commission adjourned to meet August 15, 2017, at 9:00 a.m.

 

                                                

Leo Sanders, Presiding Commissioner